Kreditech Company Profile

Senior Data Scientist (m/f) | Hamburg at Kreditech (Hamburg, Germany)

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A day in this job In this position you will be able to: Apply data science in areas like credit risk modeling, customer acquisition and retention, debt collection optimization, product personalization, and conversion maximization; Develop machine learning expertise beyond basic supervised and unsupervised learning and mentor junior team members; Demonstrate your leadership skills and manage a data project or product, which you will define through frequent interactions with experienced financial-services professionals; Prototype and subsequently operationalize innovative, data-intensive, end-to-end fully automated machine-learning-based decision engines. Desired skills & experience Essential: Bachelors or Masters with strong academic performance in a quantitative field; Absolutely fluent in R, you feel comfortable writing production-ready code and you could call yourself an R-hacker; If you are an expert in Python, please consider implementing at least one machine-learning solution in R before applying, even if it’s a personal project; 2 years of working experience as a data scientist or machine learning engineer; Deep knowledge of the theory and expertise on the application of machine learning and statistics; Fluent in English; No other language required. Additional: Ph.D. in a quantitative field; Experience developing R packages; Familiarity with SQL and NoSQL database technologies; Experience productionizing and maintaining ML-based automated solutions. What is in it for you? You will be joining a dynamic and diverse, multifunctional and multidisciplinary team of 15 data scientists, in one of the fastest growing Fintech organizations; You will learn about built-in-house state-of-the-art methods and technologies and you will significantly improve your skills; You will feel the excitement of extracting value from data and impacting the performance of an entire organization. You will work in an awesome office in the heart of Hamburg with the best views from the city and plenty of things to do nearby. How to apply? We accept applications exclusively through the application form below